The Strangers on Montagu Street by Karen White
(Tradd Street)

77%

6 Critic Reviews

Charming and complex living characters, combined with unsettled ghosts that balance uncanny creepiness with very human motivations, keep this story warm, real, and exciting.
-Publishers Weekly

Synopsis

Psychic realtor Melanie Middleton returns-only to be greeted by a house full of lost souls.

 

Psychic realtor Melanie Middleton is still restoring her Charleston house and doesn't expect to have a new houseguest, a teen girl named Nola. But the girl didn't come alone, and the spirits that accompanied Nola don't seem willing to leave...

 

About Karen White

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Karen White is the New York Times bestselling author of fifteen previou books. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia, with her husband and two children. Author websites: karen-white.com; facebook.com/karenwhiteauthor
 
Published November 1, 2011 by NAL. 353 pages
Genres: History, Romance, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Horror, Action & Adventure, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense. Fiction
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Critic reviews for The Strangers on Montagu Street
All: 6 | Positive: 5 | Negative: 1

Kirkus

Below average
on Sep 21 2011

Additional ghost-sightings would be vastly more entertaining than the tepid romance subplot.

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Publishers Weekly

Good
on Sep 19 2011

Charming and complex living characters, combined with unsettled ghosts that balance uncanny creepiness with very human motivations, keep this story warm, real, and exciting.

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RT Book Reviews

Good
Reviewed by Debbie Haupt on Mar 18 2013

White’s latest will keep you in its grip from first page to last.

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Huffington Post

Excellent
Reviewed by Jackie Cooper on Oct 28 2011

Do yourself a favor and read The Strangers on Montagu Street and then do a friend a favor by recommending it to them. It is a book so good that you would never doubt someone wouldn't enjoy it just as much as you did.

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The Best Reviews

Excellent
on Nov 01 2011

Karen White is a skilled writer deftly crafting a mysterious and fascinating ghost story with romance and a touch of Southern history threaded into its engrossing pages. Well done, Ms. White - I absolutely loved this novel!

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Southern Lit Review

Good
on Nov 10 2011

Spooky, sensual, suspenseful…simply put, this is a book you’ll read and pass immediately to a friend because it’s just too good not to share!

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